NSL recruits new Head of Estates & Facilities Management from Bilfinger GVA

Darren Hotchkin has this week joined NSL, one of the UK’s leading outsource service providers, as its new Head of Estates & Facilities Management. Darren’s previous role was as Head of Facilities Management and National Inspection at Bilfinger GVA Property Consultancy.

This new role, part of NSL’s General Counsel and Legal team, will see Darren looking after the overall management for the NSL property portfolio, comprising over 200 properties, and overseeing cleaning contracts, rent negotiations, repair and improvements, property procurement, and meet energy efficiency targets.

Sunil Shah, NSL’s General Counsel and Executive Director, said, ‘We are pleased to welcome Darren to the team and are delighted he has accepted this new role. His knowledge and experience in the property industry, in particular facilities management, will be invaluable and will support NSL’s drive for sustainable growth while ensuring continued value delivery to all our customers.’

Darren commented, ‘This is an exciting opportunity with a growing company and I am looking forward to bringing my 20 plus years experience, gained at one of the top three Property Management Consultancies in the UK, to NSL, in particular my experience in the fields of Facilities & Estate Management, Account & Contract Management, Procurement and Health, Safety & Risk Management.’


For further information, please contact Luke Allen, Director of Communications, 07468 701361, or Luke.Allen@nsl.co.uk

Notes to Editors:

NSL is a leading UK company specialising in the delivery and management of frontline services in complex public sector and regulated environments. Our core services include business process management; enforcement; passenger and social transport; street management and technical design services. We currently have over 70 contracts with local, regional and central government, as well as with the airport and the private sector, and have delivered contracts for high-profile government agencies, such as The Royal Parks, DVLA, Transport for London and Transport Northern Ireland.